Fennimore, Wisconsin: Dinky the Train

The Dinky was a narrow gauge train that ran through town for almost 50 years, ending in 1926.

Address:
610 Lincoln Ave., Fennimore, WI
Directions:
North side of town. On the west side of Lincoln Ave./US Hwy 61, just south of 6th St.
Phone:
608-822-6144
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Dinky the Train

Something new in Fennimore. It's "Dinky" the train-- four rail cars set up in a historical display right downtown. The train has a big title sign saying "Dinky!" It's rather amusing, and right across the street from a giant mouse and cheese statue.

[Michael Pizzuto, 05/09/1999]

The Dinky was a narrow-gage train that ran through town for almost 50 years, ending in 1926. The engine on display was built in 1907. Sept. 2013: Photo added.


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